TXT record

Domain Name System (DNS) includes many different records to execute different functions required for the Internet to work as easily and efficiently as users expect.

TXT records’ functionality is absolutely essential. Check out why to use TXT record.

What is the TXT record?

Text or TXT record is a DNS record that holds text information related to a domain for external sources to read it. TXT records commonly have general information about a domain and important data frequently used for validating (security processes). They can validate information for e-mailing or for confirming if you really are the owner of a domain.

When created, the TXT record was for administrators’ notes. But machines have evolved through the years, and such text notes are also legible for them. This is very convenient for administrators because using TXT records, they can send text entries into the DNS, with specific instructions for machines to accomplish.

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